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How to treat tinea capitis for the second time? Different meds or same meds as last time?

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Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology

In brief: Depends

If you use the medicine not long enough, you are not going to see the result, not the problem with the medicine.
A minimum of 3 months for griseofulvin, 2 months of ketoconazole, terbinafine, etc. If you try long enough, not working, then shift to another.

In brief: Depends

If you use the medicine not long enough, you are not going to see the result, not the problem with the medicine.
A minimum of 3 months for griseofulvin, 2 months of ketoconazole, terbinafine, etc. If you try long enough, not working, then shift to another.
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